According to the head of the state, improvement of the Russian Armed Forces will continue. The troops will be equipped with strategic, unparalleled in the world of high-precision and hypersonic systems, unmanned and automated strike complexes, reads the statement of the President published on the Kremlin website.

the lessons of the great Patriotic war, the whole history of the country learn that the Russian army should be always strong and capable to respond to any challenges and threats and ensure the sovereignty and national interests of the country, security and peaceful life of citizens, Putin said. He expressed confidence that the graduates of military academies will always be on the generation of winners, and as honestly and faithfully serve the Motherland.

According to the President, in the coming years will increase the intensity of combat training, to work out new forms of interaction forces in the unannounced inspections using the most advanced technologies. Putin is convinced that the officers will professionally and adequately to participate in solving large-scale tasks, effectively applying all the knowledge and skills.

According to the Ministry of defence of the Russian Federation, the ninth of may, the day of the 75th anniversary of the Victory in the great Patriotic war, the release of the officers held in 36 schools of the country from Kaliningrad to Vladivostok. Every fifth completed the training with honors, 420 officers received gold medals. The graduates of the Military Academy of the General staff, specific academies and about 12 thousand young lieutenants will go to places further military service.